Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Avon Lake OH

Local resource for Kirtlands warbler sound recordings in Avon Lake, OH. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to Kirtlands warbler sound recordings, Kirtlands warbler song recordings, and Kirtlands warbler bird houses, as well as advice and content on attracting Kirtlands warblers, Kirtlands warbler feeders, and Kirtlands warbler descriptions.

Applewood Miniatures
(440) 934-6366
37319 Detroit Road
Avon, OH
 
Hobby's Etc.
(440) 979-1900
23345 Lorain Road
North Olmsted, OH
 
Corner Store
(216) 288-2351
1249 Colorado Avenue
Lorain, OH
 
Things Unique
(216) 333-5210
21946 Lorain Road
Fairview Park, OH
 
Pandy's Garden Center
(216) 324-4314
41600 Griswold Road
Elyria, OH
 
Hobbys Etc
(440) 979-1900
23609 Lorain Rd.
North Olmsted, OH
Store Type
Walk-in Store & Online Store

Clearview Hobby
(440) 277-8004
2055 N Ridge Road
Lorain, OH
 
Grand Pacific Junction Model Rai...
(216) 235-4777
8072 Columbia Road
Olmsted Falls, OH
 
Strongsville Hobby Shop
(440) 366-0665
831 Chestnut Commons
Elyria, OH
 
Wings Hobby Shop
(216) 221-5383
17112 Detroit Ave
Lakewood, OH
 

Kirtland's Warbler

Kirtland's Warbler

Dendroica kirtlandii

Photo by Ron Austings

This fairly large warbler is blue-gray above, yellow below, and heavily streaked with black on its back and sides. Its white eye-ring does not completely circle the eye and its wingbars are faint. The Kirtland's warbler is a loud and persistent singer on its breeding territory, though studies have shown that males sing during spring migration, from the Carolinas, northward. The song, which sounds like the chip-chip-che-way-o, is described as clear and not buzzy as many other warbler songs. The Kirtland's warbler has a habit of wagging or bobbing its tail.

When and where to look:

This warbler, classified as an endangered species, nests only in a now strictly protected area in north-central Michigan. Its preferred habitat is in stands of young jack pines, where it nests on the ground. Kirtland's warblers arrive in Michigan in early May and depart between August and October for their wintering grounds in the Bahamas.

Feeding Behavior:

These warblers forage on the ground and low in trees, where they glean or flycatch small insects such as sawflies, grasshoppers, and moths. Ripe fruits are also eaten, especially on the wintering grounds. Nestlings are fed a mix of insects and soft fruits.

Nesting Behavior:

Kirtland's warblers form pairs about a week after arriving on the breeding grounds in mid-May. By the last week of May, weather permitting, egg laying begins. Eggs hatch in mid-...

Author: Bird Watcher's Digest

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